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Shipping a Outrigger Trailer

What's in this article?
  1. Outrigger Trailer Transport Services
  2. Cost Shipping Factors For Outrigger Trailer
  3. Transportation Speed
  4. Insurance
  5. Transportation Method
  6. What To Look For In A Heavy Equipment Shipping Company
  7. Preparing Your Outrigger Trailer For Shipping
  8. Get In Touch With A-1 To Ship Your Outrigger Trailer
Shipping a Outrigger Trailer

Outrigger Trailer Transport Services

Outriggers are used for trailers with wide wheels or heavy equipment. Because heavy equipment is hauled on outrigger trailers, the width is typically 96" to 102".

Outrigger trailers have a vast variation in weight, making it impossible to estimate their weight. Shipping firms are often hired to transport outrigger trailers.

Depending on the route and the kind of vehicle used as well as the time necessary to deliver the goods, outrigger trailers can cost from $1.00 to $5.00 per mile.

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Cost Shipping Factors for Outrigger Trailer

Outrigger trailer transportation costs are affected by a variety of factors. Among the factors that impact the final quote are when you need your goods delivered quickly, what insurance you want, and what type of transportation you prefer.

Transportation Speed

You will need to factor in how quickly you want your heavy equipment delivered when calculating shipping fees. Getting the heavy equipment delivered faster will result in higher freight fees. In the event you wait, the standard rate for the service, or even a lower rate, will most likely apply. In order for the company to guarantee on-time delivery of your package, they will have to spend additional cash and effort to do so.

Insurance

As a vehicle transportation company, it is essential that you have insurance coverage. Especially if the piece of equipment is huge and worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, this is especially relevant. Businesses involved in heavy equipment transport are required by law to secure insurance. In addition, you may also be able to obtain insurance for your heavy equipment while it is being transported.

Transportation Method

Depending on the kind of transportation you choose, the cost of transporting heavy equipment will vary significantly. There is a difference in prices between different modes of transportation, which is passed on to the customer. The more expensive the mode of transportation, the higher the price. Land, sea, and air travel are all available to you.

What to Look for in a Heavy Equipment Shipping Company

Several heavy equipment shipping companies will ship your outrigger trailer. Depending on your needs, you can determine which one is the best. The best shipping company will depend on your specific requirements.

Find out if the company is licensed. In the US, licensing and regulations for transportation are dealt with by the Department of Transportation.

Before choosing a shipping company, ensure that it is licensed and regulated. All the information you are looking for, including customer reviews, will be available if you conduct the search correctly. It is important to know what other people think about a company.

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Preparing Your Outrigger Trailer for Shipping

  • Make sure your outrigger trailer is free of debris.
  • Before transporting an outrigger trailer, it must be clean and in excellent working order. Before transporting the outrigger trailer, it may need to be examined by a mechanic.
  • It is also critical to ensure that your equipment is appropriately insured.

Get In Touch with A-1 to Ship Your Outrigger Trailer

We would appreciate your support if you got in touch with us. It is possible to move heavy equipment anywhere you choose. Alternatively, you can call 1-888-849-2447 or visit our website to get in touch with us.

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Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing. 

After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood. 

With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.

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Trans Global Auto Logistics, Inc.
3401 E Randol Mill Rd
Arlington, TX 76011
NO. 018191NF
CFR Rinkens
15501 Texaco Avenue
Paramount, CA 90723
NO. 013055NF
ABC Worldwide LLC
2840 NW 2nd Ave #105
Boca Raton, FL 33431
NO. 025472F
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435 Division Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
FMC 22206
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45 Campus drive
Edison, NJ 08837
NO. 17858N
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1160 South Rogers Circle Suite 1
Boca Raton, FL 33487
NO. 025646
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